An in-house retreat cheering on students to continue to be connected to Christ and onMission for Him. This Friday evening-Sunday morning weekend includes: weekend speaker, worship, experiential activities, serving, small groups, and team-building. Students are divided into age/gender-specific small groups. Students stay at a host home (approved church family) with their small group leader.

A high energy weekend with Chicagoland Alliance Youth (CLAY) churches, including worship band, speaker, small groups, and winter activities (broomball, team building initiatives, sledding) at Expeditions Unlimited Camp (Baraboo, Wisconsin).

An end of summer all Youth Group trip promoting group unity, giving students an opportunity to connect with each other as they connect with God.  August 1-3, 2014

An overnight conference at Trinity International University for 10-12th grade students, led by college students.

BC YOUTH MINISTRY CORE FOCUSES & VALUES Care: Retreats and trips create space for adult leaders to care for students, getting to know them more deeply. Discipleship: Giving students the needed change of pace in order to connect with Christ. onMission trips assist students in discerning what following Christ looks like. GodValued//ChristConnected//Word+SpiritLed: We focus in on each student, helping them know they are valued and giving them tools to know Christ more. Love Community//onMission: onMission trips give students hands-on experiences to discover how to serve a community and live onMission-ally.

Winter Camp 2015: Need to Know

Winter Camp 2015: Need to Know

Departure: Fri Feb 6 @ 5pm, Bloomingdale Church Arrival: Sun Feb 8 @ 3pm (Students can call when we are 30 minutes away.) Packing List Please pack in a soft-shell duffle bag.  Always pack as light as possible. Bagged dinner for trip on Friday night Bible (Pen,...